Discover some of the world’s best walks
To walk is to discover, from those first steps as a child to those longer treks as an adult, from those summer nights spent meandering along the beach to those autumn afternoons hiking on the mountain. Walking is a simple joy with profound ramifications for both physical and spiritual health. Veteran outdoor enthusiasts Robert and Martha Manning invite readers to explore the joy of walking in Walks of a Lifetime, explaining the why, how, and where to walk and featuring first-hand descriptions of twenty-five of the world’s greatest long-distance trails. Ranging from inn-to-inn walks to backpacking treks everywhere from California to New Zealand, discover some of the best walks of a lifetime. Inside you’ll find personal anecdotes, natural and cultural history, practical tips, and full-color photography and maps.